Guest Post: It's time for business software to fragment into purpose-built apps, just as Facebook is moving away from a complicated megalith and toward an ecosystem of dedicated lightweight apps.
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A firefighter pauses at the $2013 Rim Fire in Yosemite National Park, August-September 2013 (Calfire photo on facebook). President Obama released the federal budget for 2015 last week. Overall, it involves the lowest deficit ($514 billion) of his five-year tenure in office and restores some funding cut in last year’s sequester. Show More Summary
The Coalition Government thinks that the internet is a dangerous place. A place that needs to be fenced off from our kids so that they don’t stub their proverbial toes on the big, bad online world out there. They want a Government-appointed...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Turkish government continues its clampdown on free speech as it could possibly ban Facebook and YouTube in the country. Turkey had cracked down on Twitter after democratic protests shook the country last year. Reuters reported that this move was to stop government foes from posting audio recordings online, which will exacerbate the […]
Facebook is announcing the return of its F8 conference, last held in 2011, as a developer-facing event with practical tracks centered on building games and apps....
As our social channels become more noisy, we often find ourselves losing track of the Facebook Likes, Twitter favorites, Instagram “heart” and
Web: You hit "Like" on Facebook, you favorite tweets, you hit that heart icon on Instagram, you star items on Pocket—but instead of having them all scattered across the web, Likeastore brings them in one place. Read more...
(Tech News) Anyone who has tried to combine file types and export to a PDF knows it's a headache, but one tool solves all of that quite gracefully. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
Developer conferences are a great way for the company to show off what it has been working on. Often at these events some of the biggest announcements are made, while developers, journalists and analysts get to see what a company has planned for the future. Show More Summary
Two of Marvel's biggest summer films, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Guardians of the Galaxy, will be coming to Facebook, iOS and Android in the form of extra content for Marvel: Avengers Alliance. MTV reports that the game, in which players...
(Social Media) Facebook and other social networks are home to endless venting sessions, but in one case, it cost a family $80,000. Ouch. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
Researchers at Florida State University learned that female students who use Facebook frequently are more likely to claim an eating disorder, and those who browsed for just 20 minutes reported more body dissatisfaction than others. Reports...Show More Summary
Facebook, Instagram & Guns Moms Demand Action!!11! and receive... this? OK. Whatever. Facebook and its photo-sharing subsidiary Instagram Wednesday announced new policies aimed at stemming online sales of illegal guns. The social media platforms have agreed to remove reported...
People just aren't using ICQ like they used to. Meanwhile millions are jumping onto new messaging service Telegram, and Facebook's WhatsApp buy is a factor.
Austin, TEXAS — Craig Ferguson wants to fill your television with mind-blowing science. The host of CBS’ Late Late Show announced via a videotaped message Saturday at SXSWi that the insanely popular Facebook page "I fcking love science"...Show More Summary
Its no secret that Instagram has been building up its ads platform, after all, Facebook would want to see it generating revenue on its own. While it has been quite a few months since the company started pushing ads, even if just on a...Show More Summary
Jason Bateman and Kathryn Hahn pose for a photo while stopping by the Funny or Die Clubhouse + Facebook Pop-Up HQ held during the 2014 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival on Saturday (March 8) in Austin, Tex. The 45-year-old actor recently chatted with The Hollywood Reporter about his new movie Bad Words, which was [...]
Several days ago Facebook announced that it would no longer allow posts for gun sales that cross state lines or do not require a background check. Cue the outrage. Here's their Facebook page.